The novel is talking about murder and there are many culture such as: Japanese, German and american. In addition some places are fiction, including simple houses and strawberry farms. It describes the stuggle between two families over the ownership of a pices of land. This novel is more interting and very exciting.
Ishmeal chamber is journalist and lost his arm during the war. he was in love with the accsued wife, Hatsue when they were 14 year old. He has brown-skin. He was unhappy because he can't trust any one.